Category Archives: Nebbiolo

Terre Da Vino Essenze Barolo 2005

$29.99 Piedmont, Italy Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 33104 Vivid aromas of blackberry, raspberry and sandalwood. Full-bodied, with fine tannins and beautiful, refined and focused fruit. Very well done for this producer. 92 Points Wine Spectator, Dec 2009 This is a … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Cortese Barbaresco Rabaja 2006

 $39.99 Barbaresco, Piemonte, Italy Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 32485 The 2006 Barbaresco Rabaja is a soft, beautiful wine. Initially somewhat reticent, with air the Rabaja opens up to reveal a profile of dark red cherries, tar, smoke and menthol. Despite … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Cortese Langhe Nebbiolo 2008

$19.99Piemonte, ItalyPLCB Code #22639 The 2008 Langhe Nebbiolo is all finesse and elegance. Crushed flowers, dried cherries, tobacco, mint and herbs come together nicely in the glass. This is already a touch forward and not especially vibrant, so it is … Continue reading

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